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Sinead Harnett hits the studio with Maths Time Joy

14 Dec

British singer/songwriter Sinead Harnett has teamed up with fellow recording artist Maths Time Joy for a new collaboration.

Born Timothy James Worthington, the record producer and songwriter’s resume boasts works with Mahalia (“Sober”), Bebe Rexha (“Gateway Drug”), Alayna (“High Off You”), Matt Woods (“Tongues”), Nefera (“I Dare You”), Joel Baker (“Extraordinary”) and Malika (“Put it on Me”).

Maths Time Joy’s current promotional single “Only You” – featuring guest vocals from JMR – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Meanwhile, Harnett, who recently unveiled the music video for her new single “Unconditional,” is expected to release her next project early next year.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts contributions from Rodney Jerkins (K. Michelle, Tamar Braxton), Autumn Rowe (Dua Lipa, Leona Lewis), Marlon Roudette (Louisa Johnson, Mabel McVey), Hue Strother (Cassie, Kiana Lede) and Stint (Demi Lovato, Sabrina Claudio).

Stream the audio clip for “Only You” below.

K. Michelle releases new album “Kimberley: The People I Used to Know”

9 Dec

American singer/songwriter Kimberley Pate, professionally known as K. Michelle, has released her new studio collection online.

“Kimberley:The People I Used to Know” – featuring singles “Birthday,” “Fuck Your Man” and the Chris Brown-assisted “Either Way” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “More Issues Than Vogue” boasts songwriting contributions from fellow recording artists including Kelly Clarkson (“Run Don’t Walk”), Sonyae Elise (“Birthday”), Prince Charlez (“Talk to God”), Safaree Samuels (“Alert”) and Priscilla Renea (“Brain on Love”).

Other album songwriters include Bianca “Blush” Atterberry (Pia Mia), Kevin Kadish (Meghan Trainor), Carmen Reece (Ray BLK), Micah Powell (Sevyn Streeter), Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee (Rita Ora), Claude Kelly (Britney Spears), Lindsay Gilbert (Tamar Braxton) and Sam Sumser (Jason Derulo).

On the production front, K. Michelle has teamed up with Ronnie “Lil’ Ronnie” Jackson (Usher), Darhyl “DJ” Camper (Mariah Carey), Uforo “Bongo” Ebong (Toni Braxton), Hitmaka (Ariana Grande), Louis Biancaniello (Jessie J), Philip “HardWork” Constable (Grace Sewell), Eric Hudson (Brandy) Chuck Harmony (Mary J. Blige) and Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Janet Jackson).

Stream “Kimberley: The People I Used to Know” below.

Sinead Harnett reunites with Marlon Roudette for new collaboration

7 Dec

British singer/songwriter Sinead Harnett has reunited with fellow recording artist Marlon Roudette for a new collaboration.

Roudette previously co-wrote “Unconditional” for Harnett alongside German record producer Christian “Crada” Kalla. The track appears on Harnett’s self-titled mixtape, which is out now via via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Having contributed to Liam Payne’s upcoming debut album under Republic Records (US) and Capitol Records (US); Roudette’s songwriting resume boasts additional works with Mabel McVey (“Finders Keepers”), Siobhan Donaghey (“Twist of Fate”) and Louisa Johnson (“Road to Rome”).

Meanwhile, Harnett is expected to release her next project early next year and so far she has worked with producers and songwriters including Rodney Jerkins (K. Michelle, Tamar Braxton), Autumn Rowe (Delilah, Leona Lewis), Hue Strother (Cassie, Kiana Lede) and Stint (Demi Lovato, Sabrina Claudio).

Watch the music video for “Unconditional” below.

Mullally hits the studio with Utters, Ed Thomas for new collaboration

10 Nov

British singer/songwriter Connor Mullally-Knight, known mononymously as Mullally, has enlisted Ed Thomas and Utters for a new collaboration.

Thomas is responsible for co-writing Jorja Smith’s “On My Mind,” Louis Mattrs’ “Pink Lemonade,” Kiah Victoria’s “Cold War,” Zac Abel’s “Everybody Needs Love,” Aquilo’s “Thin,” and Maverick Sabre’s “Falling Again.”

Meanwhile, Utters’ production resume boasts works with AlunaGeorge (“Last Kiss”), Chronixx (“I Know Love”), Raleigh Ritchie (“In Too Deep”), All Saints (“One Woman Man”), Foxes (“Beauty Queen”), Ella Eyre (“Home”), Selah Sue (“Feel”) and Purple Ferdinand (“Through Your Eyes”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Mullally’s upcoming project – featuring current promotional single “She Don’t Know Me” – is expected to arrive early next year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields additional productions from Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, Two Inch Punch, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, ADP, Jordan Riley, Cook Classics, Scott Hoffman, Robopop, Will Simms, MNEK, Jonny Coffer, Grades, Scribz Riley, and Cool & Dre.

On the songwriting front, Mullally has also worked with Amy Wadge, Jason Boyd, Danny Parker, Grace Tither, Ali Tennant, Max McElligott, Ari PenSmith, Danny Shah, Jordan Thomas, Levi Lennox, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Stream the audio clip for “She Don’t Know Me” below.

Sinead Harnett reunites with Autumn Rowe for new collaboration

6 Nov

Sinead Harnett has reunited with Autumn Rowe for a new collaboration.

As per BMI Repertoire, Rowe previously co-wrote “Sorry” for Harnett alongside Harry Craze and Hugo Chegwin on UK production duo Craze & Hoax.

Rowe’s songwriting resume yields further works with The Knocks (“Collect My Love”), Lindsey Stirling (“Love’s Just a Feeling”), Zendaya (“Only When You’re Close”), Bea Miller (“Paper Doll”), Grace VanderWaal (“Gossip Girl”), Dua Lipa (“Room for 2”), Kylie Minogue (“Sexy Love”) and Little Mix (“Red Planet”).

Meanwhile, Harnett is expected to release her next project – featuring further contributions from Canadian record producer Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharyya and Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins – is expected to arrive early next year.

Her self-titled mixtape – boasting the Grades-produced “Still Miss You” and Marlon Roudette-penened “Unconditional” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream the audio clip for Autumn Rowe’s “If I Don’t Have You” below.

K. Michelle unwraps tracklisting for new album “The People I Used to Know”

4 Oct

American singer/songwriter Kimberley Pate, professionally known as K. Michelle, has unwrapped the tracklisting for her fourth album, “The People I Used to Know,” which will arrive later this year via Atlantic Records.

Current promotional singles “Birthday” and the Chris Brown-featuring “Either Way” are now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “More Issues Than Vogue” reportedly boasts productions from Soulshock & Karlin (Brandy), Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Whitney Houston), Eric Hudson (Mariah Carey), Kevin Kadish (Meghan Trainor) and Chuck Harmony (Toni Braxton).

On the songwriting front, K. Michelle has worked with Bianca “Blush” Atterberry (Kelly Rowland), Lyrica Anderson (Tamia), Priscilla Renea (Beyonce), Sevyn Streeter (Fantasia Barrino), Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee (Keyshia Cole), Rosina “Soaky Siren” Russell (Shakira) and Carmen Reece (Ray BLK).

See the tracklisting for “The People I Used to Know” below.

(1) Welcome to the People I Used to Know / (2) Alert / (3) God, Love, Sex, and Drugs / (4) Sony Cry / (5) Crazy Like You / (6) Kim K / (7) Takes Two (featuring Jeremih) / (8) Rounds / (9) The Bully Game (Interlude) / (10) Either Way (featuring Chris Brown) / (11) Birthday / (12) Fuck Your Man / (13) No Not You / (14) Giving Up on Love / (15) Help Me Grow (Interlude) / (16) Heaven / (17) Run Don’t Walk / (18) Industry Suicide (Interlude) / (19) Talk to God / (20) Brain on Love / (21) Woman of My Word / (22) Princess Nokia (Outro)

Tamar Braxton unleashes new promotional single “Blind”

22 Sep

Tamar Braxton has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Blind” – which was written by Carmen Reece and Vincent Berry – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “Blind” were handled by Rodney Jerkins, whose extensive resume boasts additional works with Whitney Houston (“If I Told You That”), Mary J. Blige (“Doubt”), Janet Jackson (“Feedback”), Mariah Carey (“You’re Mine”), Brandy (“What About”) and Kelly Rowland (“Turn it Up”).

Braxton’s upcoming fifth studio collection “Bluebird of Happiness” – featuring previous singles “My Man” and “Pick Me Up” – will arrive on September 29th via Tamartian Land Records in partnership with eOne Music.

Stream the audio clip for “Blind” below.